Locum Biomedical Scientist - Histology - West Midlands

Biomedical Science - Histology

  • Reference:VAC-35858
  • Location:UK - West Midlands
  • Job type:Locum
  • Start date:ASAP
  • Duration:6 months
  • Salary:£24 - £30 Per standard hour

Globe Locums, the UK’s medical recruitment agency run by clinicians for clinicians have the following job available in West Midlands

Job Description:

Department – Biomedical Science

Discipline(s) – Histology 

Duration – 6 Month Contract

Start date - ASAP

Duration - up to 3 months - possible longer.

Band 6/7


" Assist cut-up, 

" Wax embedding, 

" sectioning of orthopaedic soft tissue and bone, bone needle biopsy, 

" H&E staining, (10 - 40 blocks per day) and hand coverslipping

" QC,

" some QMS and Audit if appropriate to candidate, 

" Dealing with routine queries for service users.

" Frozen section of muscle biopsy.  

" Decalcification of bone

" There will be some lone working at times of annual leave.

There is no routine IHC on site.  

Systems - telepath and Winpath (interaction with RNOH Stanmore Histopathology)

Equipment - 

" Processor - Thermo Excelsior

" Macropath imager

" Thermo cassette printer

" Leica automatic and semi automatic  microtome

" Thermo - semi automatic microtome


·      DBS (we are able to help source this if required)

·      HCPC

·      Valid visa/passport

·      Must have NHS or Equivalent experience.


To apply email your CVs to bio@globelocums.co.uk or call 0207 2292620 option 1 option 6

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For more information on this contact Globe’s recruitment team ASAP on (0)20 7229 2620